The inside half of the plate. That's where history's made.
Baseball is the only field of endeavor where a man can succeed three times out of ten and be considered a good performer.
Pour water on a sportswriter instant horseshit.
The only thing dumber than a pitcher is two pitchers.
Baseball gives every American boy a chance to excel, not just to be as good as someone else but to be better than someone else. This is the nature of man and the name of the game.
Baseball's future? Bigger and bigger, better and better! No question about it, it's the greatest game there is!
There has always been a saying in baseball that you can't make a hitter, but I think you can improve a hitter. More than you can improve a fielder. More mistakes are made hitting than in any other part of the game.
DiMaggio was the greatest all-around player I ever saw. His career cannot be summed up in numbers and awards. It might sound corny, but he had a profound and lasting impact on the country.
A man has to have goals - for a day, for a lifetime - and that was mine, to have people say, 'There goes
All managers are losers, they are the most expendable pieces of furniture on the face of the Earth.
God gets you to the plate, but once your there your on your own.
If you don't think too good, don't think too much
We tell lies when we are afraid... afraid of what we don't know, afraid of what others will think, afraid of what will be found out about us. But every time we tell a lie, the thing that we fear grows stronger.
There's only one way to become a hitter. Go up to the plate and get mad. Get mad at yourself and mad at the pitcher.
I've found that you don't need to wear a necktie if you can hit.